13 August 2014
The drag chute system represents the first modification to the F-35 design to come after the System Development and Demonstration Phase.
History Of The F-35B Swivel Duct
12 August 2014
A critical component of the F-35B short takeoff/vertical landing, STOVL, variant of the Lightning II is the three-bearing swivel duct nozzle, or 3BSD.
F-35 Flight Test Update 13
12 May 2014
The F-35 System Development and Demonstration Program set flight duration records and surpassed 4,000 total test flights during the period covered.
19 April 2014
The F-35 population at Yuma has expanded since the first airframe was delivered in late 2012.
Live From The Boneyard
7 April 2014
There's a whole lot more going on at the US military's desert aircraft storage facility than you might think.
19 February 2014
The original F-16 was designed as a lightweight air-to-air day fighter. F-16s that followed expanded and refined these roles.
Singapore Black Knights Are Back
7 February 2014
The Republic of Singapore Air Force’s Black Knights aerobatics team will perform at the 2014 Singapore Airshow.
F-16 Design Origins
4 February 2014
The YF-16 incorporated technologies never used in previous operational fighters.
F-35 Flight Test Update 12
25 November 2013
This update covers the first live missile launch, the second phase of shipboard testing for the F-35B, and the beginning of high AOA testing for the F-35C.
Thunderbirds Sixtieth Anniversary
14 November 2013
The demonstration squadron performed its first aerial display on 16 June 1953.